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 field_link\\ ​ field_link\\ ​
-field_skype\\ +field_youtube\\
-field_yahoo\\+
  
 +**Caution** - creating a profile field that allows members to include links to web sites also allows a member to include links to malicious sites. Not recommended if you're running a totally open and/or free dating site.
 ===== Installation ===== ===== Installation =====
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 +You can skip this step if you have installed Etano version 2.6 or higher as these profile field mods are already included.
    
 1. Download the field addon zip package from the Etano Downloads Repository and upload it to your "​**tmp/​packages**"​ folder, be sure **NOT** to unzip it, the package manger will handle that.\\ 1. Download the field addon zip package from the Etano Downloads Repository and upload it to your "​**tmp/​packages**"​ folder, be sure **NOT** to unzip it, the package manger will handle that.\\
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 Once installed they will appear in the list of modules installed on your site. Once installed they will appear in the list of modules installed on your site.
 ===== Setup ===== ===== Setup =====
-4Now go to the Profile Fields page and add a new field of the newly installed type. Set the label and other options you want and save. +1In the **Admin** ​go to the **Profile Fields** page and in the "​Add ​a new field" drop down list select ​the newly installed ​profile field type.\\  
-5. Click on the red/​blue ​link at top to regenerate the profile fields cache. +{{:​profile_fieldtype.png}} 
-6. Optional: some of the fields might also have special settings. Go to the Features and Options page and, if there is a category of settings for the newly installed field in there make sure you set it correctly. Save when you're done.+ 
 +2. Set the label and other options you want and save.\\ 
 +3. Click on the link at top to regenerate the profile fields cache.\\ 
 +{{:​regenerate_fields.jpg}}\\ 
 +4. Optional: some of the fields might also have special settings. Go to the Features and Options page, if there is a category of settings for the newly installed field in there make sure you set it correctly. Save when you're done
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 +**NOTE** - if you have problems installing a profile field via the package manager, you can also manually install it by unzipping the file on your computer and then find and upload the 09field_xxxx.class file to the ... **/​includes/​classes/​fields/​** ... folder on your server.
  
 +For more info about the YouTube profile refer to: [[youtube_profile_field|About the YouTube Profile Field]]
custom_pfields.1396289482.txt.gz · Last modified: 2014/03/31 18:11 by admin